Physical Education Curriculum Update on Polar Heart Monitors and Grading practices

Physical Education Update   After reflecting on the first two months of using the Heart Rate Monitors in PE classes, the staff is very pleased with the overall success of the program.  Students are more active participants in class and learning about the physical and mental benefits of daily activity.  However, we feel some adaptations need to be made regarding the grading system.  After countless hours of . . .

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Polar Heart Monitors

This school year, all Physical Education classes at PORTA Jr/Sr High School will be using new heart rate monitor technology as a method of assessing students during class. Polar GoFit uses bluetooth smart technology allowing the teacher and student to follow the student’s heart rate online during a PE lesson. Using this technology, . . .

Vacancy Notice

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Porta Jr.-Sr. High School Handbook

2014-2015 Student Handbook

Common Core -- Guidelines for Parents

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THE STANDARDS-- Building on the excellent foundation of standards states have laid, the Common Core State Standards are the first step in providing our young people with a high-quality education. It should be clear to every student, parent, and teacher what the standards of success are in every school. Teachers, parents . . .

Course Descriptions

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PORTA Football

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PORTA Board of Education

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  DISTRICT ADMINISTRATION      Matthew Brue - PORTA Superintendent e-mail Mr. Brue   Joni Churchill - President - 217-632-3573 - Kevin Bettis -Vice President - 217-741-1416- . . .

Family Access Information

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Please read if you are interested in using Skyward Family Access!

The PORTA CUSD #202 is pleased to announce the implementation of Family Access by Skyward, Inc. Family Access is a secure Internet based website that will allow you to easily keep track of nearly everything your student does while at school. Among other things, this new service will allow you to view your student'€™s . . .